In total this journey will take five flights and fifty-five hours, but in reality it began four decades and two generations ago when my uncle died in Vietnam.
I don't want to work a 9-5 job, because 20 hours a day is just too much.
I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
You said you were going for a walk!? What kind of walk takes six hours?"
"A long one?
Imagine smiling after a slap in the face. Then think of doing it twenty-four hours a day.
sadness pain stoicism
Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks,
But bears it out even to the edge of doom.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
future ticking time
I am invariably late for appointments - sometimes as much as two hours. I've tried to change my ways but the things that make me late are too strong, and too pleasing.
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I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.
Nine-To-Five Never Truth Is
There are two types of people in this world, good and bad. The good sleep better, but the bad seem to enjoy the waking hours much more.
As I stood outside in Cow Lane, it occurred to me that Heaven must be a place where the library is open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
No ... eight days a week.
Whoever had decided that school should start so early in the morning and last all day long needed to be hunted down and forced to watch hours of educational televison without the aid of caffine.